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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
sunny   (Daytime)   What's Visible Now?


Below the horizon.  Never rises today
Altitude: -68.4°   Azimuth: 125.2°   Direction: South-East

HR5292 is a sub-giant star of spectral class B5 in the constellation of Centaurus.

HR5292 visual magnitude is 6.34. Because of its faintness, HR5292 is visible to the naked eye only from locations with very dark skies, while it is not visible at all from skies affected by light pollution.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR5292

Finder chart HR5292 star
Simplified finder chart for HR5292.

HR5292 is situated south of the celestial equator, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR5292 are provided in the following table:

14h 08m 56s
-59° 16’ 36”
Image of HR5292 star
DSS2 image of HR5292. The red arrow shows the motion of HR5292 during the next 10000 years (-1.67 arcmin in Right Ascension and -1.83 arcmin in declination);

Key facts about HR5292


and has a luminosity class of IV corresponding to a sub-giant star.


The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR5292 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.

HR Diagram
H-R diagram showing the position of HR5292. Attribution: Richard Powell / CC BY-SA

Distance of HR5292 from the Sun and relative movement

HR5292 is distant 1,068.85 light years from the Sun and it is moving towards the Sun at the speed of 2 kilometers per second.

327.87 pc
1,068.85 ly
-2 km/s
-0.01 arcsec/year
-0.011 arcsec/year

Alternative designations of HR5292


Visibility of HR5292 from your location

HR5292 is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom